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Author Montagu, Ashley, 1905-1999.

Title Culture and the evolution of man. [Contributors: Paul T. Baker and others]

Imprint New York, Oxford University Press, 1962.

Item Status

Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  GN29 .M6    Available  ---
Description xiii, 376 p. illus., diagrs. 21 cm.
Series A Galaxy book, GB88
Galaxy book ; GB88.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents A definition of man / Kenneth P. Oakley -- Tools and human evolution / Sherwood L. Washburn -- Ecology and the protohominids / George A. Bartholomew, Jr. and Joseph B. Birdsell -- The concept of culture / Leslie A. White -- The argument from animals to men: and examination of its validity for anthropology / J.B.S. Haldane -- Social behaviour and primate evolution / M.R.A. Chance -- Social behavior and the evolution of man's mental faculties / William Etkin -- Natural selection and the mental capacities of mankind / Th. Dobzhansky and M.F. Ashley Montagu -- Culture and the structural evolution of the neural system / Fred A. Mettler -- The spearman and the archer -an essay on selection in body build / Alice Brues -- Culture, personality, and evolution / Jules Henry -- The structural and functional dimensions of a human existence / A. Irving Hallowell -- Personality structure and the evolution of man / A. Irving Hallowell -- Climate, culture, and evolution / Paul T. Baker -- Anthropological implications of sickle cell gene distribution in West Africa / Frank B. Livingstone -- Fossil man and human evolution / Loren C. Eiseley -- Time, morphology, and neoteny in the evolution of man / M.F. Ashley Montagu -- Cultural factors in the evolution of the human dentition / C. Loring Brace -- Cultural and natural checks on population-growth / D.H. Stott.
Subject Human beings.
Antropología social